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Subtract 27/98 from 4/3

1st number: 1 1/3, 2nd number: 27/98

4/3 - 27/98 is 311/294.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 3 and 98 is 294
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 3 × 98 = 294,
    4/3 = 4 × 98/3 × 98 = 392/294
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 98 × 3 = 294,
    27/98 = 27 × 3/98 × 3 = 81/294
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    392/294 - 81/294 = 392 - 81/294 = 311/294
  5. In mixed form: 117/294

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